The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 133 129 130
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.18% 0.044% 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.75% 0.45% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.24%
COBIT
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
229 221 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.19% 9.74% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 151 124 128
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £21,000 £21,158
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Buckinghamshire region.

COBIT Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

COBIT
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -7 4 £50,000 -13.04%
COBIT
South East

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT.

1 17 (94.44%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Banking
4 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 6 (33.33%) SLA
4 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 6 (33.33%) Release Management
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (27.78%) IT Governance
5 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (27.78%) Project Management
5 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (22.22%) Service Management
6 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (16.67%) CMMI
7 3 (16.67%) P3M3
7 3 (16.67%) CISA
7 3 (16.67%) CISSP
7 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 3 (16.67%) SOA
7 3 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (11.11%) SQL
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle
8 2 (11.11%) SAP
8 2 (11.11%) UNIX

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Head of Service Delivery
2 5 (27.78%) Head of IT
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Principal Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Principal Enterprise Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Auditor
4 2 (11.11%) IT Auditor
4 2 (11.11%) Auditor
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Auditor
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Security
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 6 (33.33%) Release Management
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (27.78%) IT Governance
3 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) CMMI
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) SOA
5 3 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 3 (16.67%) P3M3
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) ERP
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CISA
2 3 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (5.56%) CISM
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) CRISC
3 1 (5.56%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
2 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (11.11%) COSO
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) SAP